Law: Socio-Legal Studies

  • Misinformation in Referenda book cover

    Misinformation in Referenda

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sandrine Baume, Véronique Boillet, Vincent Martenet

    This book identifies the impact of misinformation in the context of referenda. While the notion of misinformation is at the center of current events and is the subject of several studies, it has rarely been addressed in the context of referenda nor from a multidisciplinary and comparative…

    Hardback – 2020-08-15 
    Routledge

  • International Perspectives on Child Victimisation book cover

    International Perspectives on Child Victimisation

    1st Edition

    By Julia Davidson, Christopher Hamerton

    International Perspectives on Child Victimisation offers a comprehensive overview of the established themes and emergent debates relating to the abuse and victimization of children. Highlighting key areas of global concern, and illustrated with detailed case studies of important developments, Julia…

    Hardback – 2020-07-30 
    Routledge

  • Policing Global Regions: The Legal Context of Transnational Law Enforcement Cooperation book cover

    Policing Global Regions

    The Legal Context of Transnational Law Enforcement Cooperation, 1st Edition

    By Saskia Maria Hufnagel

    This book provides a stocktake and comparative socio-legal analysis of law enforcement cooperation strategies in four different regions of the world: the European Union (EU), North America, Greater China and Australasia. The work analyses law enforcement cooperation mechanisms within the…

    Hardback – 2020-07-06 
    Routledge
    Transnational Criminal Justice

  • The Land Question in Neoliberal India: Socio-Legal and Judicial Interpretations book cover

    The Land Question in Neoliberal India

    Socio-Legal and Judicial Interpretations, 1st Edition

    Edited by Varsha Bhagat-Ganguly

    This book examines the land question in neoliberal India based on a cohesive framework focusing on socio-legal and judicial interactions in a point of departure from the political-economy approach to land issues. It sheds light on several complex aspects of land matters in India and evolves a…

    Hardback – 2020-06-30 
    Routledge India

  • Law 3.0: Rules, Regulation and Technology book cover

    Law 3.0

    Rules, Regulation and Technology, 1st Edition

    By Roger Brownsword

    Putting technology front and centre in our thinking about law, this book introduces Law 3.0: the future of the legal landscape. Technology not only disrupts the traditional idea of what it is ‘to think like a lawyer’ – as per Law 1.0 – it presents major challenges to regulators – reasoning in a…

    Paperback – 2020-06-30 
    Routledge

  • Mental Health and Punishments: Critical Perspectives in Theory and Practice book cover

    Mental Health and Punishments

    Critical Perspectives in Theory and Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Paul Taylor, Sharon Morley, Jason Powell

    How might we best manage those who have offended but have mental vulnerabilities? How are risks identified, managed and minimised? What are ideological differences of care and control, punishment and therapy negotiated in practice? These questions are just some which are debated in the eleven…

    Paperback – 2020-06-29 
    Routledge

  • Law and Religious Diversity in Education: The Right to Difference book cover

    Law and Religious Diversity in Education

    The Right to Difference, 1st Edition

    By Kyriaki Topidi

    Religion is a prominent legal force despite the premise constructed and promoted by Western constitutionalism that it must be separated from the State in democracies. Education constitutes an area of human life that leaves ample scope for the expression of religious identity and shapes the citizens…

    Hardback – 2020-06-22 
    Routledge
    ICLARS Series on Law and Religion

  • Disability, Globalization and Human Rights book cover

    Disability, Globalization and Human Rights

    1st Edition

    Edited by Hisayo Katsui, Chalklen Shuaib

    The UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities has facilitated the understanding that disability is both a human rights and development issue. In order to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals by 2030, the focus on disability inclusion has become increasingly important in the…

    Hardback – 2020-06-18 
    Routledge
    Interdisciplinary Disability Studies

  • Reviewing Crime Psychology book cover

    Reviewing Crime Psychology

    1st Edition

    Edited by David Canter, Donna Youngs

    The recent explosion of research and practice relating to offending and the related investigative and legal processes makes it extremely difficult for anyone to master these emerging areas of research. This book will help readers to navigate through this rapidly expanding area of scholarship and…

    Hardback – 2020-06-14 
    Routledge

  • Transit Crime and Sexual Violence in Cities: International Evidence and Prevention book cover

    Transit Crime and Sexual Violence in Cities

    International Evidence and Prevention, 1st Edition

    Edited by Vania Ceccato, Anastasia Loukaitou-Sideris

    How cities are planned and designed has a major impact on individuals’ mobility and safety. If individuals feel unsafe in public transportation or on the way to it, they may avoid certain routes or particular times of the day. This is problematic since research has also found that, in some cities,…

    Paperback – 2020-06-08 
    Routledge

  • Disability, Criminal Justice and Law: Reconsidering Court Diversion book cover

    Disability, Criminal Justice and Law

    Reconsidering Court Diversion, 1st Edition

    By Linda Steele

    Through theoretical and empirical examination of legal frameworks for court diversion, this book interrogates law’s complicity in the debilitation of disabled people. In a post-deinstitutionalisation era, diverting disabled people from criminal justice systems and into mental health and disability…

    Hardback – 2020-06-03 
    Routledge
    Social Justice

  • Law and Imagination in Troubled Times: A Legal and Literary Discourse book cover

    Law and Imagination in Troubled Times

    A Legal and Literary Discourse, 1st Edition

    Edited by Richard Mullender, Matteo Nicolini, Thomas D.C. Bennett, Emilia Mickiewicz

    This collection focuses on how troubled times impact upon the law, the body politic, and the complex interrelationship among them. It centres on how they engage in a dialogue with the imagination and literature, thus triggering an emergent (but thus far underdeveloped) field concerning the ‘legal…

    Hardback – 2020-06-03 
    Routledge
    Law, Language and Communication

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